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Introduction to the Literature of Europe: In the Fifteenth, Sixteenth and ... - Page 340
by Henry Hallam - 1839
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The works of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service ; which is the cause that hath made me choose to write certain brief notes, set down rather significantly...meditations, though conveyed in the form of epistles. These labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your highness, for what can be worthy of you ? But...
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Writings historical. Letters

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service ; which is the cause that hath made me choose to write certain brief notes, set down rather significantly...meditations, though conveyed in the form of epistles. These labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your highness, for what can be worthy of you? But...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Albans ..., Volume 5

Francis Bacon - English literature - 1824
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service ; which is the cause that hath made me choose to write certain brief notes, set down rather significantly...meditations, though conveyed in the form of epistles. These labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your highness, for what can be worthy of you ? But...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England

Francis Bacon - 1834
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service; which is the cause that hath made me choose to write certain brief notes, set down rather significantly...meditations, though conveyed in the form of epistles. These labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your highness, for what can be worthy of you 1 But...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England..: Essays ...

Francis Bacon - English prose literature - 1825
...the cause that hath made me choose " to write certain brief notes, set down rather signi" ficantly than curiously, which I have called Essays. " The...meditations, " though conveyed in the form of epistles. These " labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your " highness, for what can be worthy of you...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1825
...the cause that hath made me choose " to write certain brief notes, set down rather signi" ficantly than curiously, which I have called Essays. " The...meditations, " though conveyed in the form of epistles. These " labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your a highness, for what can be worthy of you...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1825
...the cause that hath made me choose " to write certain brief notes, set down rather signi" ficantly than curiously, which I have called Essays. " The...meditations, " though conveyed in the form of epistles. These " labours of mine, I know, cannot be worthy of your ** highness, for what can be worthy of you...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1834
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service . which is the cause that hath made me choose to write certain brief notes, set down rather significantly than curiously, which I have called Essays. 1 be word is late, but the thing is ancient ; for Seneca's epistles to Lucilius, if you mark them well,...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service ; which is the cause that hath made me choose to write rotection and favour, These labours of mine I know cannot be worthy of your Highness ; for what can be worthy of you ? But...
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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...affairs, nor in regard of my continual service, which is the cause that hath made me chnse to write ing, as well amongst" him, as he lay along Under...place a poor sequester'd stag, That from the hunter arc but essays, that is, dispersed meditations, though conveyed in the form of epistles. " This invaluable...
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